It was about the year 1813 raga commenced operations on a large scale.
Thence it is a day's journey to the river raga, where p.69 there is the sepulchre of King Zedekiah.
Among the most desperate and successful pirates of the present day, raga is most distinguished.
Among them was a chief, or rajah, named raga, notorious for the boldness and success of his undertakings.
1788, from Sanskrit raga-s "harmony, melody, mode in music," literally "color, mood," related to rajyati "it is dyed," from PIE *reg- (3) "to dye" (cf. Greek rhegos "blanket, rug").